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TDOC Introduces New Victim Notification Service

The Tennessee Department of Correction (TDOC) has launched Victim Information and Notification Everyday (VINE), a free service that provides crime victims, their families and concerned citizens with reliable information about custody status changes and criminal case information for offenders who…

Ashley Patrick Named CCHS Girls Basketball Head Coach

Cannon County Schools is pleased to announce Ashley Patrick as Physical Education-Wellness Teacher and Head Girls Basketball Coach at Cannon County High School beginning with the 2021-2022 School Year.  Patrick has taught most recently at Woodland School in 2019-2020 and…

Crop Acreage Reporting Requirements and Deadlines

U.S. Department of Agriculture Farm Service Agency Executive Director Donny Green reminds producers to report planted, prevented planted, and failed acres to establish or retain FSA program eligibility. For planted crops, the following acreage reporting deadlines are applicable for Cannon…

Chairman Announces Departure from Board of Education

Javin Fann, who is in his second term as a member of the Cannon County School Board, and has been serving as chairman for two years has submitted his resignation from the panel.  Fann’s brief letter detailed frustration with challenges…

TBI Warns Citizens of New Phone Scheme

The Tennessee Bureau of Investigation is warning the public about a reported phone scheme involving a man presenting himself as a representative of a human trafficking task force. The scheme reportedly uses the phone number of the Tennessee Human Trafficking…

Lewis Taking Post at Short Mountain School

A long time Cannon County educator has been named principal of Short Mountain Elementary School. Director of Schools Freddy Curtis has named Candice Prater Lewis to the post. The new principal has lived in Cannon County most of her life.…

Undeclared Allergen Prompts Cookie Recall

The Tennessee Department of Agriculture’s Consumer and Industry Services Division (CIS) is alerting consumers to a recall of chocolate chip cookies. An undeclared allergen was discovered during routine sampling and testing of food products at a Kroger store in Sevierville,…